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Geography - what do you do on a field trip?

So what do you actually do on a Geography field trip? The answer is - a lot!Geography is an incredibly diverse subject. You can explore how our amazing planet works with activities like measuring…

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Students On Main Campus

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Moral Horizons of Pain: Participatory Theatre and Public Engagement with Data and Technology in Medicine

AbstractIn this talk, members of the Critical Data Sense team from the University of Calgary (Canada) describe their public performance piece, “Moral Horizons of Pain.” Drawing on the…

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Lexis+ Student Training

Foundation level student training for the Lexis+ platform, covering all the material students need to pass Foundation level certification with LexisNexis. Covers main features of Lexis+ that students…

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Student Societies

Student Societies

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Decolonizing Knowledge Production through Linked Open Data

Abstract A hallmark of the North American colonial process was the production and dissemination of knowledge about Indigenous peoples through the journals and records of colonizers. The violent, and…

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Allusions, Algorithms, and the Mind: Observations from a Computational Approach to Reading Poetry

AbstractAllusions in epic poetry are a game played between the poet and the reader. The epic poet modifies a famous passage, and invites the reader to make a comparison between their changed version…

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Book launch: Millicent Garrett Fawcett: Selected Writings

About the EventA joint CDCS and genderEd online event.In conversation with Professor Fiona Mackay (University of Edinburgh School of Political Science), Professor Melissa Terras (Edinburgh College of…

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Towards Large-scale Cultural Analytics in the Arts and Humanities: Project Findings

About the eventTens of thousands of cultural events happen across the UK every week, from theatre to comedy, and festivals to exhibitions. The data stream that is left as a record suggests an…

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Kenza Darrak

A video by Kenza Darrak produced for the 'Currents: Understanding and addressing global challenges' course at Edinburgh Futures Institute. Soundtrack: 'Big Sky' by Hans Zimmer.

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Careers in Informatics

Recording of event for undergraduate Informatics offer holders. Hear from the University of Edinburgh's Careers Service about the support you will receive while studying with us and learn where…

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MSc Offer Holder Information Event + Q&A - June 2022

Join our Director of Teaching and MSc Programme Coordinator to hear about our School, your degree programme structure, course selection, and teaching plans. Please see the attachments tab for links…

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Sam Entwistle

A short documentary by Sam Entwistle considering the role of community gardening as a way to alleviate the effects of COVID-19 and the climate crises, and to empower the local communities. Includes…

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School of Informatics General Meeting 17 May 2022

School of Informatics General Meeting recorded on 17 May 2022

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Poetic Computation: Improvisation and Social Praxis

AbstractThere is a long standing conception in Black cultural studies that the archive of the Black (radical) tradition is one of singing books. Poetic computation takes that claim seriously by…

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Selfie Democracy: Barack Obama, Donald Trump, and the New Digital Politics

This event is hosted by the Centre for Data, Culture & Society’s Digital Social Science research cluster. AbstractBased on interviews with White House insiders, archival research, and a…

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